About our redevelopment
The NSW Government has committed $1 billion for The Nepean Redevelopment, which is delivering contemporary and expanded hospital services, and integrated community health facilities at Nepean Hospital for the Penrith and Blue Mountains communities.

The redevelopment, which is being delivered in two stages is well underway, with the new Stage 1 tower opening in 2022. Construction of the Stage 2 building is scheduled to get underway in 2023.

This website provides all the latest news and information about the progress of this important hospital redevelopment.

Latest news

New central location for Hope Cottage

New central location for Hope Cottage

Read why Hope Cottage's new location benefits staff, patients and visitors to Nepean Hospital. 

Posted 07 Jun 2023
Construction Update - 1 June

Construction Update - 1 June

The footprint for the new Stage 2 building will start taking shape this month.

Posted 01 Jun 2023
Construction Update - 18 May

Construction Update - 18 May

The new Pathology Department in Building E is starting to take shape with laboratory equipment, including the new Roche Auto-tracker, being installed.

Posted 18 May 2023
Thank you to our Consumer Committee

Thank you to our Consumer Committee

To celebrate National Volunteers Week, we’d like to recognise and celebrate the wonderful volunteers who make up the Nepean Redevelopment Consumer Committee.  More  

Posted 17 May 2023


  • Stage 1 | Hospital tower

    Stage 1 | Hospital tower

    Construction on the new 14-storey hospital tower (Building A) is now complete, officially marking the end of the first stage of works for the world-class health facility.   

  • Stage 1 | Multi-storey car park

    Stage 1 | Multi-storey car park

    More than 600 new parking spaces are now available to patients and their loved ones at Nepean Hospital.

  • Stage 1 | Cancer Care Expansion

    Stage 1 | Cancer Care expansion

    The new centre opened on 16 September 2019 following an expansion and upgrade of services as part of Stage 1 of the Nepean Redevelopment.

  • Katoomba Community Dialysis Centre - now open!

    Katoomba Community Dialysis Centre

    The new purpose-built unit at the Blue Mountains District ANZAC Memorial Hospital features six spacious treatment spaces that offer privacy and comfort to patients. 

  • Stage 1 | Somerset Cottage

    Stage 1 | Somerset Cottage

    The new Somerset Cottage Early Childhood Education and Care Centre was officially opened on Tuesday 7 July 2020. 

  • Stage 1 | Diz Footprints Program

    Stage 1 | Diz Footprints Program

    Diz Footprints is a trainee and mentorship program for local Year 10 Aboriginal high school students who are interested in gaining skills and experience in the construction industry.

  • Stage 2

    Stage 2

    Construction is now underway for Stage 2 of the Nepean Redevelopment.

  • Stage 2 | Pathology Department

    Stage 2 | Pathology Department

    The Pathology Department will include new laboratories, services, reception area and administration spaces.

  • Stage 2 | Community Health

    Stage 2 | Community Health

    The NSW Government is delivering a new community health centre in Penrith as part of Stage 2 of the Nepean Redevelopment.